James V. Anthenelli

James V. Anthenelli

Salisbury Criminal Attorney
  • Criminal Law, Domestic Violence, DUI & DWI...
  • Maryland
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Summary

As an AV® Preeminent rated lawyer, Attorney Anthenelli at Anthenelli, Phoebus & Hickman, LLC is committed to providing ethical and professional legal services to residents of Maryland. For over 35 years, this Salisbury criminal defense attorney has succeeded in obtaining highly favorable case results for his clients. His work as a former prosecutor has allowed him to understand both sides of the courtroom. This insight from the vantage point of the prosecution is invaluable. Personally attending to each client, Attorney Anthenelli is committed to providing one-on-one attention as he investigates each case. As a legal advocate included in the list of Maryland’s Super Lawyers® from 2009-2013, he is recognized as one of the top 5% of lawyers in the entire state. Metropolitan magazine even voted him as the “Best Lawyer on the Eastern Shore” for 10 years for his legal knowledge and hard-hitting representation. When facing criminal charges of any kind, whether it is a DUI charge or sex crime offense, you need a compassionate attorney with an aggressive defense strategy. Fill out a free case evaluation on the firm’s website to find out if Attorney Anthenelli may be of assistance to you.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • Domestic Violence
  • DUI & DWI
  • Traffic Tickets
  • White Collar Crime
Additional Practice Areas
  • Assault & Battery
  • Drug Crimes
  • Serious Traffic Offenses
  • Sexual Assault
  • Theft, Burglary, and Property Crimes
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Maryland
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Court of Appeals of Maryland
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U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
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U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
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U.S. Supreme Court
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
The Law Office of James V. Anthenelli
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Partner
Anthenelli & Otway
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Partner
Robins, Johnson & Anthenelli
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Associate
Hearne & Bailey
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Assistant State's Attorney
Wicomico County, Salisbury, Maryland.
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Education
University of Baltimore School of Law
J.D. (1976)
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University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
B.S. (1972) | Economics
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Professional Associations
Trial Courts Judicial Nominating Commission for Commission District One
Gubernatorial Appointee, Chair
Current
Activities: June 2005-2007, July 2007-2011, 2011-2015
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Wicomico County, Maryland State and American Bar Associations
Member
Current
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Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys Association
Member
Current
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National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Member
Current
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Maryland Bar Foundation
Fellow
Current
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Board of Trustees of the Office of the Public Defender
Gubernatorial Appointee
Activities: January 10, 2011- May 31, 2012.
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Maryland Commission on Criminal Sentencing Policy
Gubernatorial Appointee
Activities: August 29, 2003-2007. July 1, 2007 â 2011 for a term of 4 years.
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Attorney Grievance Commission of Maryland 1991-93, 2000-02 and Chairman,
Review Board
Activities: Member, 1991-93, 2000-02 and Chairman, 1993-94.
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Attorney Grievance Commission of Maryland
Inquiry Panel
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Contact & Map
Anthenelli, Phoebus & Hickman, LLC
134 East Main Street
Salisbury, MD 21801
USA
Telephone: (410) 749-3700